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LEEVAC Shipyards, LLC team up to deliver a new tug to Bay-Houston Towing Co.

Posted to LEEVAC Shipyards, LLC News (by Alicia Williams) on October 15, 2013

October 2, 2013 LEEVAC Shipyards, LLC delivered the first of two (2) Z-Tech 2400 tugboats, the Chloe K to G & H Towing Company. The Chloe K was constructed at LEEVAC Shipyard Jennings, LLC and was later transported, via one of LEEVAC’s own dry-docks, to LEEVAC Shipyard Lake Charles, LLC facility.

World’s top three betting heavily on P3 tie-up

Posted to Far East Maritime (by Greg Knowler) on October 1, 2013

Earlier this year, the world’s three top carriers announced they would put their rivalry aside on the east-west trades and combine services in a gigantic container shipping alliance. Switzerland-based MSC and France’s CMA CGM plan to link up with Maersk on the P3…

Proposed USCG STCW Regulations Impact Maritime Security

Posted to Maritime Transportation Security News and Views (by John C.W. Bennett) on September 29, 2011

Proposed US Coast Guard regulations to implement the STCW Convention will, if adopted, have both direct and indirect impacts on maritime transportation security programs. That said, implementation of the maritime-security-specific STCW amendments…

Gulf Shipbuilders Could Ride ‘Green’ Wave in Future

Posted to Gulf Coast Maritime (by Matt Gresham) on December 3, 2009

The head of a national shipbuilding association said their industry’s future could rest with innovative new green initiatives. Matthew Paxton, president of the Shipbuilders Council of America, spoke this week at the International Workboat Show in New Orleans…